All posts by Patrick Simms

Going Beyond the Fun and Camaraderie to Achieve Higher Work Performance

True teambuilding requires participants to collaborate on reaching a goal that connects to workplace performance.

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Going Beyond the Fun and Camaraderie to Achieve Higher Work Performance

True teambuilding requires participants to collaborate on reaching a goal that connects to workplace performance.

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Rising to the Challenge of a Seller’s Market That Makes a Tough Job Even Tougher

With tight rules and regulations on spending, site sourcing is a predominant source of stress.

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Rising to the Challenge of a Seller’s Market That Makes a Tough Job Even Tougher

With tight rules and regulations on spending, site sourcing is a predominant source of stress.

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Meeting Planners Add Wellness Activities to Revitalize Mind, Body, Spirit — and ROI

Discover the business benefits of integrating fitness and nutrition into the agenda.

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Meeting Planners Add Wellness Activities to Revitalize Mind, Body, Spirit — and ROI

Discover the business benefits of integrating fitness and nutrition into the agenda.

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The Cruise Industry Is Full Steam Ahead With New Offerings for Groups

From creative shore excursions in a variety of destinations, to expanding onboard entertainment, activities and cuisine, incentive qualifiers discover renewed motivation at sea.

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The Cruise Industry Is Full Steam Ahead With New Offerings for Groups

From creative shore excursions in a variety of destinations, to expanding onboard entertainment, activities and cuisine, incentive qualifiers discover renewed motivation at sea.

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How to Negotiate Fair Terms in a Brutal Seller’s Market

Get your best deal in concessions, attrition, cancellation, force majeure, fees and more.

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How to Negotiate Fair Terms in a Brutal Seller’s Market

Get your best deal in concessions, attrition, cancellation, force majeure, fees and more.

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Planners Add More R&R to the Agenda for Higher ROI

The right hotel with all the ” extras” makes even the business side of a small meeting more memorable.

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Planners Add More R&R to the Agenda for Higher ROI

The right hotel with all the ” extras” makes even the business side of a small meeting more memorable.

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Event Evaluations Range From Surveys and Social Media to Onsite Verbal Feedback

Staying closely attuned to attendees’ needs and desires yields dividends in ROI for participants and the association itself.

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Event Evaluations Range From Surveys and Social Media to Onsite Verbal Feedback

Staying closely attuned to attendees’ needs and desires yields dividends in ROI for participants and the association itself.

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Attracting the Meetings Market With New Offerings in Wellness, CSR, Planning Services and Expanding Portfolios

The best minds in hotel brands recognize that serving the corporate meetings market means much more than opening new meeting space.

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Attracting the Meetings Market With New Offerings in Wellness, CSR, Planning Services and Expanding Portfolios

The best minds in hotel brands recognize that serving the corporate meetings market means much more than opening new meeting space.

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What Planners Are Saying About the Broadening Options in Professional Certifications and Certificates

From the CMP and CMM to specialization certificates and designations, meeting planners have multiple avenues to advancement.

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What Planners Are Saying About the Broadening Options in Professional Certifications and Certificates

From the CMP and CMM to specialization certificates and designations, meeting planners have multiple avenues to advancement.

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How Planners Are Navigating the Ever-Changing Landscape

Uber, Lyft, car services, shuttles and buses all can come into play when mobilizing attendees at the destination.

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How Planners Are Navigating the Ever-Changing Landscape

Uber, Lyft, car services, shuttles and buses all can come into play when mobilizing attendees at the destination.

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